Imprisoned in India by the British when World War II was declared, Austrian climber Heinrich Harrer escaped, crossing the Himalayas to Tibet. Settling in Lhasa, the Forbidden City, he became the tutor and friend of the present Dalai Lama in this classic of adventure literature.
The first volume of a glorious two-volume, four-color graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's #1 New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning novel The Graveyard Book, adapted by P. Craig Russell and illustrated by an extraordinary team of renowned artists. Inventive, chilling, and filled... More Info
Mia Hamm, American soccer champion and best–selling author of Go for the Goal, tells a true–life–inspired story of learning that winning and losing aren't as important as being part of a team. More than anyone, soccer superstar Mia Hamm knows the value of teamwork and perseverance. She shares... More Info
Over fifty years ago, a small bear set out on the adventure of a lifetime. With nothing but a suitcase, several jars of marmalade, and a label around his neck that read, "Please look after this bear. Thank you," he crossed the ocean heading for England. When he arrived at London's busy Paddington... More Info
A beautiful new paper-over-board storybook collection filled with Fancy Nancy's autumn adventures! Everyone's favorite fancy girl is back in this brand-new storybook collection. Join Fancy Nancy as she dresses up for Halloween, celebrates an extra-special day at school, goes to a Thanksgiving... More Info
This is the fourth installment in the thrilling, action-packed Lorien Legacies series that launched with the #1 New York Times bestseller I Am Number Four (and a major motion picture from Dreamworks!). Reunited with Sarah and now joined by Number Eight, Number Four and the remaining Garde are... More Info
This super cool paperback beginning reader collection includes five of the grooviest stories from the Pete the Cat I Can Read series by New York Times bestselling artist James Dean: Pete the Cat: Play Ball!, Pete the Cat: Pete's Big Lunch, Pete the Cat: Pete at the Beach, Pete the Cat: A Pet for... More Info
As Stick Dog and his friends embark on a dangerous quest for pizza, they find themselves getting into even more than they ever could have imagined. Is it a flying saucer? Is it a Frisbee? Or is it the best thing they've ever tasted? Stick Dog and his crazy canine crew have discovered a newfangled... More Info
Do you love laboring over a tricky crossword puzzle, losing yourself in a maze, or turning a scribble into an artistic masterpiece? Well, Big Nate Laugh O Rama has all those fun activities... and more! This fourth Big Nate activity book is packed with bordem busting puzzles, trivia, codes, mazes,... More Info
Fast-paced, gripping, and rich with historical detail, Man In the Shadows builds on the historical record to illuminate one of the most dramatic times in Canadian history. In 1867, three British colonies became the four provinces of the new dominion of Canada. Among the Fathers of Confederation was... More Info
Meet the funniest kid in fiction and follow his life's ups and downs told through laugh-out-loud letters, emails, texts and more! Her Majesty, hi there My name is Harry Riddles and I don't normally do this kind of thing, but I think we might need some help. ... Harry "Shoutykid" Riddles has a few... More Info
A hilarious memoir about growing up Muslim from the creator of Little Mosque on the Prairie. Zarqa Nawaz has always straddled two cultures. She's just as likely to be agonizing over which sparkly earrings will 'pimp' out her hijab as to be flirting with the Walmart meat manager in a futile attempt... More Info
What's school for? I already know My ABGs.. Summer is over, and now it's time for the biggest adventure of all . . . Monster School! Join these hilarious, energetic monsters as they go to school for the first time in author-illustrator Mike Austin's picture-book sequel to Monsters Love Colors.... More Info
"The continuing adventures of seventh-grader Mackenzie Blue as she juggles her time and attention between her auditions for a new TV pilot, preparing for the twins her mother is expecting, and working on a science project with her maybe-crush"--
With tons of bonus content and a Back to School-themed story centered on the kids of Ella Mentry School, the My Weird School Specials bring the beloved My Weird School brand to a whole new level of weird. When a tropical storm ends A.J.'s summer vacation earlier than expected, A.J. and his family... More Info
A fun and hilarious I Can Read series about a not-so-normal sleepover. Norm is just plain normal until he finds himself in a new school where all his classmates are monsters! When his school hosts a sleepover, Norm is nervous that he'll be too scared to fall asleep. After all, he doesn't need to... More Info
Charlie -- the loveable character inspired by Ree Drummond's basset hound -- is nervous about going to the doctor but he puts on a brave face for his friend Hickory. Mama knows something's wrong with Charlie the Ranch Dog when he's not even hungry for bacon! So they're off to see Dr. Jan. Even... More Info
Lovable indoor cat Bella leaves her home in the lighthouse to have an adventure on the high seas. Her travels bring her to new friends and sights and ultimately, return her to home. Bella is an indoor cat who lives inside a lighthouse and who has always imagined having great adventures on the high... More Info
Meet the Hueys - a fabulously quirky group of characters from international bestselling, award-winning author/illustrator, Oliver Jeffers, creator of How to Catch a Star and Lost and Found . A fight has broken out amongst The Hueys. 'oeIt was not me! It was him!' But no one can remember what... More Info
From the acclaimed author of the National Book Award finalist So Much for That and the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin comes a striking novel about siblings, marriage and obesity When Pandora picks up her older brother Edison at her local Iowa airport, she literally... More Info
Inspired by the Gawker video that went viral, a story based on two sisters and a haircut gone wrong! Meet Eva and Sadie, two sisters with big personalities! When big sister Sadie notices Eva's hair is just too long and getting out of control, she decides to take matters into her own hands. When the... More Info
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of world-renowned illustrator Oliver Jeffers' debut picture book, the much-loved How to Catch a Star! The publication of How to Catch a Star in 2004 heralded the arrival of a captivating new talent on the picture book scene. Now beloved by children all over the world,... More Info
A unique portrait of a Russia awash in change, told through the lens of a long-standing friendship between two young men who grew up on opposing sides of the Cold War In the summer of 2008, Jeff Parker went to Russia intending to write a book about the countryâe(tm)s resurgence as a major global... More Info
When the Second World War broke out, Ralph MacLean traded his quiet yet troubled life on the Magdalene Islands in eastern Canada for the ravages of war overseas. On the other side of the country, Mitsue Sakamoto and her family felt their pleasant life in Vancouver starting to fade away after the... More Info
The Quebec-sovereignist juggernaut began with the creation of the Parti Québécois in 1968 and climaxed in the provincial referendum on sovereignty, held on October 30, 1995. On that extraordinary evening, Canadians from all walks of life, in every region of the country, sat glued to their... More Info
It's spring 1992. Jevrem Andric is eleven years old, and brutal civil war is erupting in Sarajevo. At first it's just boring, as kids shut in apartments run out of ways to entertain themselves. A few weeks later, boredom is a luxury. Hell has arrived. They are trapped and face starvation and death.... More Info
Pete the Cat takes on the classic favorite children's song Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star in a paper-over-board picture book format! Pete has already adapted "The Wheels on the Bus" and "Old MacDonald Had a Farm," and now Pete puts his own stamp on the classic children's song, "Twinkle, Twinkle,... More Info
Pete gets a new pet in this cool beginning reader story! When Pete the Cat gets a goldfish he names Goldie, Pete decides to paint a picture of his new pet. Word spreads of Pete's cool paintings and soon everyone wants one. But Pete doesn't have enough time to make paintings for everyone in town.... More Info
Worm from Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss' bestselling picture books gets a new class pet in this I Can Read story. Worm is thrilled when it's his turn to take care of the class pet, Nat the Gnat. But everything goes wrong when he leaves the lid of Nat's tank open. Can Worm make sure the class pet... More Info
On the remote Hong Kong beach where they are camping, bickering parents and their lonely teenage daughter awaken at sunrise to a strange sight: a dozen women suddenly on the shore. They seem to have washed in from the sea. Fifteen-year-old Sarah, known as Xixi, tries befriending them, and she snaps... More Info
Flat Stanley's show-and-tell becomes a lost-and-found when Miss Plum's engagement ring goes missing in this I Can Read story. Arthur decides to bring Stanley to school for Show and Tell -- because he's so good at wiggling his ears! All of Arthur's classmates having something fun to share, from... More Info
For fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate comes the sequel to Peter Nelson and Rohitash Rao's Herbert's Wormhole, the breakout novel-in-cartoons that J. K. Rowling called "absolutely wonderful—fast-paced, inventive, engaging, and hilarious." Herbert, Alex, and Sammi are heroes in the year... More Info
Plans go awry when Amp, the four-inch-tall lead scout from the planet Erde, uses parts from fourth-grader Zack's walkie-talkie to build a quantum radio to alert his commanders to call off the pending invasion of Earth. Includes directions for building a radio.
In the action-adventure tradition of Far North and Ghost Canoe, Will Hobbs delivers a suspenseful page-turner with danger at every bend. At fifteen, Nick Thrasher is already an accomplished Inuit hunter. After scoring a solid cut of caribou to bring home to his ailing grandfather, Nick loses his... More Info
A delicious new story about Love Monster, the only monster in Cutesville, from phenomenal, award-winning picture book talent Rachel Bright! When Love Monster finds a mystery box of chocolates at his door, he can't believe his luck. But he's soon thrown into a whirlwind of turmoil. Should he keep... More Info
The fourth hilarious compilation - in full colour - of New York Times bestselling author Lincoln Peirce's Big Nate comic strips, which appear in over 300 newspapers nationwide and daily on www.comics.com. Harper's first three comic compilations have shipped 421k total to date, and Andrews McMeel's... More Info
The adventure continues in Lost in Babylon, the second book in the epic Seven Wonders series! An Epic Quest Cass, Jack, Ally, and Marco are on a mission to the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World in order to save their lives - and the world. A Missing Friend After defeating the Colossus of Rhodes... More Info
Readers of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate will love Herbert's Wormhole 3: Aerostar and the 3 1/2-Point Plan of Vengeance, the thrilling and irreverent conclusion to the series that began with Herbert's Wormhole, which J. K. Rowling called "absolutely wonderful—fast-paced, inventive, engaging,... More Info
At some point after fifty, every woman crosses a threshold into the third phase of her life. As she enters this uncharted territory -- one that is generally uncelebrated in popular culture -- she can choose to mourn what has gone before, or she can embrace the juicy-crone years.
A young boy grows to manhood and old age experiencing the love and generosity of a tree which gives to him without thought of return, in an anniversary edition of the classic book packaged with a CD read by the late author.
Jonathan Langley's humorous retellings of the nursery tales and sparkling illustrations throughout, have brought traditional nursery favourites to new life, making this bind-up perfect for bedtime reading and a treasure for all the family to enjoy.
Flat Stanley is off to Paris, France, to catch an art thief! We celebrate the 50th anniversary of Flat Stanley in 2014, and this is one of three new publicatiions we have planned. In his latest adventure, Stanley heads to Paris, France, to catch an art thief by posing as a famous painting hanging... More Info
Loving to make music, make messes and make new friends, Lily the exuberant unicorn plans lots of exciting adventures to share with new buddy Roger the penguin, who does not care for adventures. By the creator of An Awesome Book of Love! 50,000 first printing.
Splat the Cat makes his dad proud--but not quite in the way he intended to in this hilarious beginning reader adventure! When Dad's team loses a soccer game, Splat the Cat decides to cheer up his dad by entering them into a father-son six-legged race at the Cat School Picnic. The race doesn't go... More Info
This Big Nate activity book is bursting with exclusive activities. Includes mazes, sudoku, crossword puzzles, doodle games, comics, secrets codes, and much more! Nate may not be Joe Honor Roll, but he knows he's meant for big fun. He's always up for scribbling games, jokes, laughs, and creating... More Info
Ree Drummond--New York Times bestselling author, Food Network star, and the Pioneer Woman herself--brings her loveably lazy basset hound's voice to life in the fourth book in this hilarious picture book series. Charlie became a favorite on Ree's blog, Confessions of a Pioneer Woman (which receives... More Info